Jennie Lou

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Bartender to the Stars, The Odditorium

Maker: Beverage Professional

Jennie Lou has been serving terrible advice and deliciously quirky potions at The Odditorium since it opened its doors in the summer of 1969. The Odd is a gathering place for freaky folks, showcasing West Asheville's filthiest Drag, Burlesque, Comedy, Punk Rock, Heavy Metal, Flea Markets, Oddities and so much more! Award winning BLOODIES, cocktails on fire, Giant Clamshell drinks, Death Black Martinis, even a Bloody Sazerac served in a real human skull! You have to see it to believe it!

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Over 20 immersive signature events are featured throughout the weekend! Tours, dinners, parties, foraging and more await.


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This inspired, friendly and free-spirited food scene tucked in the mountains of Appalachia has been called “Foodtopia,” but the locals just call it home. Plan your trip now.

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